Jazz @ the Library - The Evolution of African American Music


Tuesday February 17th 2009

duke_ellington_03 Join Fresno State Ethnic Studies professor Robert S. Mikell for a discussion about the "Evolution of African-American Music" in honor of Black History Month. Learn about how the music of African slaves in the new world mixed with other influences to create not only jazz, but much of American popular music today, from blues to rock to hip-hop. Local jazz saxophonist Bobby Logan will perform at this free event.

Jazz at the Library - "Evolution of African American Music"

Tuesday February 17th - 7:00 PM
Woodward Park Regional Library
944 E Perrin Ave (Champlain & Perrin)